JERRY PRITCHETT of Avondale does warmup squat lifts June 8 in preparation of a workout routine at his gym in Phoenix. Pritchett, who owns the United States record for heaviest deadlift at 1,006 pounds, is preparing for his fifth World Strongman Competition.  View photo by Jordan Christopher
JERRY PRITCHETT of Avondale does warmup squat lifts June 8 in preparation of a workout routine at his gym in Phoenix. Pritchett, who owns the United States record for heaviest deadlift at 1,006 pounds, is preparing for his fifth World Strongman Competition. View photo by Jordan Christopher
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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Jerry Pritchett owns U.S. deadlift record Jerry Pritchett is a strong man. Very strong. So strong, in fact, that the 35-year-old Avondale man owns the United States record for deadlift. It’s 1,006 pounds. That’s right, quadruple digits. Pritchett accomplished the feat at the Arnold... + continue reading
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers.  View photo by Ray Thomas
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers. View photo by Ray Thomas
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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Lady Tigers not missing a beat after graduating 8 seniors Not many girls basketball programs have matched the success of Millennium over the last few seasons. The Lady Tigers have averaged more than 24 wins a season for the last five years, and appeared in the 2015 Division I state championship... + continue reading
LITCHFIELD PARK RESIDENT DEBBIE NORDENBERG looks from her backyard to the now drained Tierra Verde Lake June 2 in Litchfield Park. The city drained the lake earlier this year to begin a construction project to reinforce the lake’s retaining wall and add enhancements including a sidewalk that will now border the entire lake. View photo by Jordan Christopher
LITCHFIELD PARK RESIDENT DEBBIE NORDENBERG looks from her backyard to the now drained Tierra Verde Lake June 2 in Litchfield Park. The city drained the lake earlier this year to begin a construction project to reinforce the lake’s retaining wall and add enhancements including a sidewalk that will now border the entire lake. View photo by Jordan Christopher
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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Homeowners object to retaining wall replacement that puts sidewalk between homes, water For more than 20 years, Debbie Nordenberg has enjoyed a view of Litchfield Park’s Tierra Verde Lake so much that she hasn’t installed curtains on the windows that stretch across the living room and... + continue reading
STORM CLOUDS roll into the West Valley last fall during the end of the monsoon. Today marks the first day of the annual storm season. View photo by Jordan Christopher
STORM CLOUDS roll into the West Valley last fall during the end of the monsoon. Today marks the first day of the annual storm season. View photo by Jordan Christopher
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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Monsoon starts today, goes through Sept. 30 A monsoon storm can come and go in a flash, leaving behind a trail of muddy roads and destruction in its wake. The summer storm season starts today and goes through Sept. 30. While experts say they can’t predict what sort of weather we’ll... + continue reading
KYLE BRADISH, a 2015 graduate of Millennium High School, throws a pitch for New Mexico State University this season. Bradish went 8-3 with a 4.67 ERA for the Aggies, earning Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors. Photo by Paul Estep
KYLE BRADISH, a 2015 graduate of Millennium High School, throws a pitch for New Mexico State University this season. Bradish went 8-3 with a 4.67 ERA for the Aggies, earning Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors. Photo by Paul Estep
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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Kyle Bradish leads team in wins, earns Freshman All-American honors Kyle Bradish entered an overhauled New Mexico State University baseball team his freshman year in 2016 destined to make an impact. He did just that. The right-handed pitching Bradish, a 2015 graduate of Millennium High School,... + continue reading
JERRY PRITCHETT of Avondale does warmup squat lifts June 8 in preparation of a workout routine at his gym in Phoenix. Pritchett, who owns the United States record for heaviest deadlift at 1,006 pounds, is preparing for his fifth World Strongman Competition.  View photo by Jordan Christopher
JERRY PRITCHETT of Avondale does warmup squat lifts June 8 in preparation of a workout routine at his gym in Phoenix. Pritchett, who owns the United States record for heaviest deadlift at 1,006 pounds, is preparing for his fifth World Strongman Competition. View photo by Jordan Christopher
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers.  View photo by Ray Thomas
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers. View photo by Ray Thomas
LITCHFIELD PARK RESIDENT DEBBIE NORDENBERG looks from her backyard to the now drained Tierra Verde Lake June 2 in Litchfield Park. The city drained the lake earlier this year to begin a construction project to reinforce the lake’s retaining wall and add enhancements including a sidewalk that will now border the entire lake. View photo by Jordan Christopher
LITCHFIELD PARK RESIDENT DEBBIE NORDENBERG looks from her backyard to the now drained Tierra Verde Lake June 2 in Litchfield Park. The city drained the lake earlier this year to begin a construction project to reinforce the lake’s retaining wall and add enhancements including a sidewalk that will now border the entire lake. View photo by Jordan Christopher
STORM CLOUDS roll into the West Valley last fall during the end of the monsoon. Today marks the first day of the annual storm season. View photo by Jordan Christopher
STORM CLOUDS roll into the West Valley last fall during the end of the monsoon. Today marks the first day of the annual storm season. View photo by Jordan Christopher
KYLE BRADISH, a 2015 graduate of Millennium High School, throws a pitch for New Mexico State University this season. Bradish went 8-3 with a 4.67 ERA for the Aggies, earning Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors. Photo by Paul Estep
KYLE BRADISH, a 2015 graduate of Millennium High School, throws a pitch for New Mexico State University this season. Bradish went 8-3 with a 4.67 ERA for the Aggies, earning Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors. Photo by Paul Estep

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Police are on the lookout for a man seen on surveillance video stealing from garages with open doors in Avondale and Phoenix. Avondale resident Miles Bouchard caught the man on camera June 13... + continue reading

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XZAVIER LINDSEY of Westview sets to fire the ball across the diamond April 6 against Tolleson. Lindsey and the Knights are playing summer contests to prepare for next year’s baseball season.  View photo by Ray Thomas
XZAVIER LINDSEY of Westview sets to fire the ball across the diamond April 6 against Tolleson. Lindsey and the Knights are playing summer contests to prepare for next year’s baseball season. View photo by Ray Thomas
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Knights ready to shine on diamond after year of vast improvement John Irish’s first goal when taking over the Westview baseball program before the 2015 season was to go back to the basics and... + continue reading
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers.  View photo by Ray Thomas
NOVA SCOTT, 13, of Millennium dribbles through traffic against Desert Vista in a game last season. Scott is one of several players participating in summer competition for the Lady Tigers. View photo by Ray Thomas
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MICHAEL SEARS of Millennium fires a pitch during a game earlier this season. Sears went to McAlester, Okla., to play in the Junior Sunbelt Classic, pitching Arizona to a victory over Canada. View photo by Ray Thomas
MICHAEL SEARS of Millennium fires a pitch during a game earlier this season. Sears went to McAlester, Okla., to play in the Junior Sunbelt Classic, pitching Arizona to a victory over Canada. View photo by Ray Thomas
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ANTAVEUS BROWN, 30, of Estrella Foothills drives around a Scottsdale Christian defender Feb. 27 during the Division III state championship game. Brown committed to play collegiate basketball at Highline College in Des Moines, Wash. View photo by Ray Thomas
ANTAVEUS BROWN, 30, of Estrella Foothills drives around a Scottsdale Christian defender Feb. 27 during the Division III state championship game. Brown committed to play collegiate basketball at Highline College in Des Moines, Wash. View photo by Ray Thomas
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